ERIC Number: EJ662177
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Emerging Risks of Violence in the Digital Age: Lessons for Educators from an Online Study of Adolescent Girls in the United States.
Berson, Ilene R.; Berson, Michael J.; Ferron, John M.
Journal of School Violence, v1 n2 p51-71 2002
Examines the evolving area of cyberviolence, drawing on a pioneering study to discuss benefits and risks of online interaction among adolescent girls. Data from an online survey of adolescent girls who use the Internet introduce educators to the social and cultural communities of the Internet, a virtual venue with unique perspectives on power, identity, and gender for children and youth. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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